The North Carolina Utilities Commission on Oct. 25 approved a June 14 application from Tamworth Holdings LLC for a certificate of public convenience and necessity on a 5-MW (ac) solar generating facility to be located at the intersection of U.S. Highway 701 and NC Highway 201, Garland, Bladen County, North Carolina.
The applicant plans to sell the electricity to Duke Energy Progress. The facility is projected to come on-line as of July 1, 2017. The projected cost of the facility is $9 million.
Project contact information is: Tamworth Holdings LLC, Attn: Brian C. Bednar, 1125 E. Morehead Street, Suite 202, Charlotte, NC 28204, (704) 644-7733, firstname.lastname@example.org.